There were emergency calls at dawn and just after dark for Cove Creek Fire/First responders on Thanksgiving day, their day starting with a vehicle on fire and ending with a traffic accident scene that stretched over 500 feet.
After a year that saw the Town of Boone lose and replace several council members—and even the Mayor—the town is, once again, soliciting applications from persons who would like to serve on the Boone Town Council.
Three injuries were reported in the crash of an SUV and a forklift just as the sun was rising Saturday morning. The crash occurred on Old US 421 between Dick Watson Road and Critcher Brothers just after 7:30am,
After years of planning and little action, in their November meeting, the Boone Town Council selected and approved the contract for the start of the long-languishing Howard Street project.
After all the excitement last weekend with Governor Pat McCrory helping to cut the ribbon on the new Sugar Mountain ski lift, the weather looks like it just might cooperate to jump-start the ski season just in time for the first winter holiday week—Thanksgiving.